Longtime Franklinton funeral home owner Brisco H. Crain passed away last Tuesday at his Franklinton residence. He was 88.
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Walter Reed reported to federal prison shortly before noon last Friday to begin serving his sentence on corruption convictions. Reed served for 30 years as the district attorney for Washington and St. Tammany parishes.
A crowd of Republican candidates for state, district, and parish offices jammed into the 1010 Club on Bene Street this past Saturday as part of a ‘Meet the Candidates’ event.
Heavy rainfall late last week and into the weekend resulted in numerous Washington Parish roads being closed due to high water.
Whitney Landon McNeese, 35, a resident of Highway 438 north of Franklinton, began his 16th stay in the Washington Parish Jail after his arrest on May 3, 2019.
McNeese is being held on a $10,000 bond for two counts of burglary and one count of failure to appear in court.